Has something changed in yourrelationship with your parents ? They never listen to me… They are my best friends
Listen for the gist 1. Who does the girl have a problem with? 2. How old is the girl? 3. What does she want to do?
Listen for detailed information Who is Susan angry withand why? 2. Does Susan's mother like her friends? Why or why not? 3. Does Susan work hard? Why or why not? 4. What time is Susan supposed to be home? 5. What does Susan want do to avoid her mother?
What do you think they should do? 1. Work in groups of three. 2. Suppose you are in a group counseling with Susan , her parents, and her friends. 3. Each member gives them advice using the given expressions. 4. After the group counseling, think of three or more suggestions as a group.
Thumbs-up Thumbs-down 1. Work in groups of four. 2. You will be given four problem cards and put them face down. 3. Eachmember picks one problem card and gives a suggestion, taking turns. 4. Decide whether the suggestion is ‘ Thumbs-up’ or ‘Thumbs-down’. 5. Choose suggestions that get the most ‘Thumbs-up’.